Fiscal Systems & The Crisis
A Conference held in Spring of 2014

Fiscal Systems & The Crisis: A Comparative View of the Resilience of Public Finances and Self-Government


Topics of Principal Interest

-- The politics of finance in multi-level public institutions during the current economic crisis

-- Long-term fiscal policies for dealing with economic downturns during the past twenty years

-- The development of treasuries in federal states, in non-federal states and in complex unions (Europe)

-- Taxation and citizenship in a globalized world

-- Long-term trends for dealing with the current crisis and strategies for the future in European and North American contexts (the Basque Country, Catalonia, Spain, Ireland, and Nevada)

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Conference participants:

Joseba Agirreazkuenaga, University of the Basque Country/University of Nevada, Reno
Sofia Arana, University of the Basque Country
Mikel Aranburu, Government of Navarre
Andres Araujo, Univesity of the Basque Country
Joseba Iñaki Arregi, University of the Basque Country
Mikel Erkoreka, University of the Basque Country
Jon Landeta, University of the Basque Country
Gemma Martinez, Government of Bizkaia
Javier Muguruza, Mediation Board
Elliott Parker, University of Nevada, Reno
Jose Gabriel Rubi, Ad Concordian Association
Antoni Segura, University of Barcelona
Mehmet Tosun, University of Nevada, Reno